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What's our policy on dead links?

Every so often I stumbled on some old answer with a dead link. My OCD kicks in and I want to fix it. Sometimes I can find an Internet Archive version of the page; other times what appears to be the ...
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“parent” seems a little ambiguous

I was just asking the question "I wonder if it would be useful having a link from meta SA to SA at the top." I didn't realise that "parent" was up there and meant the regular SA site. 'parent' in ...
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Suggestion - Change Link Color

I was reading this question - How to make my pasta less brown? - particularly Michael's answer. He links to a recipe of his. However, I only knew there was a link there was because I read his answer ...
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Could we please choose a single format for visited/unvisited links and stick to it?

This has been bugging me ever since the "Better Homes and Gardens" site design was implemented: in the main listings of questions[*], questions that are new to you are bold/darker, while questions you ...
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What happened to the “chat room” link?

There was a link to both meta and the chat room near the top of the page before, and it seems to have disappeared. Is there going to be a permanent link added back to the main page / menu bar thingy?
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Shorter links to questions

I noticed that I can use http://cooking.stackexchange.com/questions/1 as a link to a question rather than the longer http://cooking.stackexchange.com/questions/1/chewy-chocolate-chips-cookies Is ...
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Outside Link Useage

We should not allow links to outside Websites in either the questions or answers. The idea is that WE are the destination site for users - it seems a bit lazy!!
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Should closed questions be included in the related links on the right?

I noticed that in the links to related question on the lower right hand side of the page when viewing a question that the list contain links to closed questions, without metioning that they are ...